McCarter Biology

Biology IS Life

Hunting For Freshwater Invertebrates Lab

algae  daphnia

Learning Goals:  students will practice using a dissecting microscope and compound light microscope, pipettes, wet mount techniques with a slide and coverslip, and working with live organisms; students will identify the living organisms and classify each into domain, kingdom, and phylum.

Hunting for Freshwater Invertebrates Lab

The ABCDs of sketching microscope specimens

Identify what you discovered using this website:


Identification cards

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